[Tagging] Transportation center that serves both buses and trains?

Richard Welty rwelty at averillpark.net
Sun Apr 24 21:12:16 BST 2011


On 4/24/11 4:06 PM, Nathan Edgars II wrote:
> On 4/24/2011 3:32 PM, Paul Johnson wrote:
>> On 04/21/2011 08:15 PM, Nathan Edgars II wrote:
>>> Using both railway=station and amenity=bus_station gives two labels in
>>> Mapnik. I reported this as a bug but apparently it's not fixable:
>>> http://trac.openstreetmap.org/ticket/3478 What should be done?
>>
>> I would continue to tag the locations of the bus station and the train
>> station separately, and not tag incorrectly for the renderer.  Just
>> because a particular renderer gets it wrong doesn't mean that more
>> detail is bad.
>
> The problem is when you have a combined station that serves both.
i'd still put both tags on the single node or polygon. it's still a
rendering issue, whether or not it's easy to fix in mapnik.

richard




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